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Killeen Castle Golf Resort

  • Project Type Industrial / Commercial
  • Client Snowbury Ltd
  • Company Involvement The Killeen Castle Site Development was awarded to Roadbridge in July 2004. Roadbridge was appointed as the main contractor for the construction and infrastructural development of the golf course. This is a Jack Nicklaus designed signature golf course. PH McCarthy Consulting Engineers were the designers for the civil works.
  • Form of Contract IEI 3rd Edition
  • Dates August 2004 - September 2007
  • Location Co. Meath, Ireland

The Castle of Killeen is a refurbished 15th century Norman Castle set on a 600-acre estate.

The course hosted the Solheim Cup in 2011, just four years after its completion.

Key Features

  • 805,000m³ of excavation
  • 11.5km of tarmac cart paths 2 - 2.5m wide
  • 56.5km of golf course / fairway drainage
  • 11km of watermain
  • 9km of 4.2 - 6m wide internal roads with associated services
  • Total finished golf course area of 1,100,000m²